Lake Blanche dam

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Inventory Control Number BC019
Title Lake Blanche dam
Subject Canyon; dam; lake; reservoir
Description Water needs in Salt Lake Valley were growing quickly at the turn of the 20th century. Dams were constructed in 1908 at the north and west ends of Lake Blanche to store more water for late summer drawdown. The lake is no longer used to store water, although the Salt Lake City Department of Public Utilities owns the water rights in the lake.
Drainage Big Cottonwood Creek
Latitude 40°36'20.30"N
Longitude 111°41'33.84"W
Date 2007-08-14
Creator Craig Denton
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Rights Craig L. Denton 2007. Use of this file is allowed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us/
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